School News

22 Jun. 2017

Principal’s Summer Letter


Dear Parent/Guardian, Another year passes, and what a year.  The students have worked hard and once again we have seen great successes in academia, the arts and the sports  throughout the year groups. Predictions for our iGCSEs, AS & A Levels are high and like last year we should see very favorable returns.  I wish […]

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Mount Gillmore Erupts
20 Jun. 2017

Mount Gillmore Erupts


The Year 7,8,9 and 10 Geography students have been very busy planning their collaborative end of year project on Volcanoes with Mrs. Ralph.  They researched how volcanoes are formed and what causes volcanic eruptions. Their favourite part of this project was designing a volcano to erupt. With the help of the Art department, the students got […]

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20 Jun. 2017

Uniform Sales for 2017-2018 Academic Year


Dear Parents,   Greetings from AAESS!   In order to have an efficient and effective way of purchasing and ordering the school uniform for Academic Year 2017/2018, kindly note the following:   The sales of the uniforms will be in the PE Hall which will be open from Saturday, 2nd September to Thursday, 7th September 2017 […]

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Year 6 Graduation Speech Mr Sommerville
18 Jun. 2017

Year 6 Graduation Speech Mr Sommerville


This week marks the end of your primary education. Congratulations – you made it- Whether you spent the last 6 years here or elsewhere, you made it through 240 PE and music lessons, 1080 English Lessons, Maths Lessons and lunchtimes… unless you were otherwise detained…  2160 Roll Calls. You might have issued 360 library books […]

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Year 6 Graduation – 18 June
12 Jun. 2017

Year 6 Graduation – 18 June


Dear Year 6 Parents, You are kindly  invited to attend the Year 6 graduation ceremony, on Sunday 18 June at 10:30 am in the school hall. Year 6 students are required to wear full school uniform on this day. Kind regards, Mike Sommerville Head of Year 6

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09 Jun. 2017

The National Addresses Incorrect Article


Dear Parents, Please read below The National’s response to their original article regarding ADEC’s enrolment ban.  You can see the original article here: http://www.thenational.ae/uae/abu-dhabi-schools-say-enrolment-ban-is-harming-admissions   Abu Dhabi schools say enrolment ban is harming admissions Roberta Pennington June 8, 2017 Updated: June 9, 2017 02:19 PM ABU DHABI // Failing schools that were to be banned from enrolling […]

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08 Jun. 2017

Summer 2017 Edexcel and Cambridge Results


Cambridge Results are available on 11th August.  (6am UK time)   Edexcel A & AS Level are available on 17th August. (6am UK time)   Edexcel GCSE are available on 24th August. (6am UK time)   If you have a problem accessing your results on these dates please contact creader@aaess.sch.ae    If you wish to […]

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Yr 3 Art Exhibition
06 Jun. 2017

Yr 3 Art Exhibition


Every child is an artist.  -Pablo Picasso Last week, Year 3 students hosted an art exhibition for their parents that showcased their wide range of work from this year.  Little did the parents know when they arrived that they were going to take an unscheduled tour of the world…artistically, that is. Through their child’s art, […]

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Mahmud in Year 4M excels in national math competition
04 Jun. 2017

Mahmud in Year 4M excels in national math competition


Mahmud Asdemir in 4M enjoyed great success at the UAE UCMAS National Abacus and Mental Arithmetic and Listening Skills Competition on Friday the 12th of May. The competition featured children from a range of different ages and countries competing against each other. Mahmud had to use on old school abacus, similar to the one pictured […]

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